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WH. Western History Collection

 Record Group
Identifier: WH

Found in 907 Collections and/or Records:

26 Club Records

Identifier: WH1010
Scope and Contents By-laws; financial records; vendor files; correspondence; member files; annual reports; newsletters; photographs of past presidents. Boxes 34-43 are restricted. They contain detailed personnel information including social security numbers, wage and tax information, and addresses.
Dates: 1959-1986

99th Infantry Battalion Records

Identifier: WH597
Scope and Contents Collection includes biographical files, news clippings, memorials, tributes, photographs, reunion materials; also various issues of 474 findings, Herald-Saga, Spearhead 474 Infantry Regiment (Separate) newspapers.
Dates: 1942-1945, 1985, 1989

A. G. Wallihan Autobiogaphy

Identifier: -M812
Scope and Contents Collection contains an autobiography by Wallihan that tells of his big game hunting and wild game photography; introduction by Charles Roth; notes by Chauncey Thomas.
Dates: 1932-1938

A. J. Fynn Scrapbooks

Identifier: WH149
Scope and Contents Collection contains three scrapbooks with clippings, announcements, programs, letters, book reviews, articles, poems, songs.
Dates: 1872-1931

A. L. Washburn Papers

Identifier: -M819
Scope and Contents Collection contains a letter to Washburn from R.Q. Tenney, Colorado State Grange Master. Notebook from Big Thompson Sunday School, Mrs. A.L. Washburn, secretary, treasurer, and librarian.
Dates: 1874

A. Moore Berry Scrapbook

Identifier: C MSS WH30
Scope and Contents Collection contains a scrapbook with newspaper clippings of Berry's career in Denver, Colo. as a lawyer, judge, and member of the Denver Public Library commission. Includes some family items, invitations, typescripts of articles and poems.
Dates: 1903-1910


Identifier: WH997
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Material in the collection consists of ledgers, correspondence, publications, and surveys. Most of the documents concern Jacob Jackson Abbott Jr. and his brother James Whitin Abbott, from their education at Yale, through their various jobs and their families. Papers from other members of the Abbott family are also contained in the collection. Also included are plat maps of Colorado towns and mines that date from 1878-1910 with the original surveys. SERIES 1...
Dates: 1865-1997

Abraham Lincoln Deputy Postmaster Appointment

Identifier: -M1428
Scope and Contents Collection contains a document signed by Lincoln appointing Jason Weeks Deputy Postmaster at Bangor Maine; also signed by William H. Seward, Secretary of State; dated April 4, 1861.
Dates: April 4, 1861

Abstracts of Title, Colorado

Identifier: WH244
Scope and Contents Title abstracts of property from the various additions and subdivisions of Denver, Colo. Some additional abstracts of title from properties located outside the city and county of Denver are also included.
Dates: 1860-1969

Adair Welker Autobiography

Identifier: -M830
Scope and Contents Collection contains a signed typescript copy of autobiographical sketch originally written in response to a request from the librarian J.L Gillis of the State Library of California. Mostly concerns Welcker's attempts to have his writings published.
Dates: 1910

Adna Adams Treat Letter

Identifier: -M1151
Scope and Contents Collection contains typed letter to Masonic Grand Lodge of Colorado from Treat describes Masonic activities, acquaintance with General Marquis de Lafayette; handwritten eulogy for Treat.
Dates: 1899-1900

Adult Education Council of Denver Records

Identifier: WH1029
Scope and Contents Financial records; board meeting minutes; committee reports; correspondence; handbooks; articles of incorporation and amendments; constitution; clippings; surveys; Malcolm Glenn Wyers award winners.
Dates: 1930-1984

Air Force Academy Site Selection Board Records

Identifier: -M792
Scope and Contents Collection contains three documents (1949) related to the Investigation of Denver, Colo. as a possible site for a proposed United States Air Force Academy.
Dates: 1949

Al Rehmer Papers

Identifier: WH537
Scope and Contents Manuscript of "History of Boy Scouting in Denver"; manuscript of "History of the Denver Area Council"; copies of articles on the history of scouting in Denver.
Dates: 1986-1990

Alan Gass Papers

Identifier: WH1832

Albert Chaplin Papers

Identifier: -M1207
Scope and Contents Collection contains biographical information on Albert and Mrs. E.J. [Eliza J.] Chaplin written by son [Benjamin] Gad Chaplin (b.1865); bill of sale for land on Ferry St., later 11th Street (April 17, 1860).
Dates: 1860-1935

Albert Logan Papers

Identifier: WH769
Scope and Contents Correspondence, greeting cards, receipts, biographical information, copy of baccalaureate address given by George Norlin, President of the University of Colorado (6/20/1936), scrapbook of newspaper clippings of Logan's political activities, memorabilia from Morey Junior High School (1923, Denver, Colo.), East High School (1925-1926, Denver, Colo.), and University of Colorado Law School (1927-1931).
Dates: 1923-1957

Albert Wilbur Steele Papers

Identifier: WH394
Scope and Contents Diary of student life at Colorado State Agricultural College, scrapbook of his cartoons, other miscellaneous clippings.
Dates: 1880-1925

Albi Family Papers

Identifier: M1882
Scope and Contents Collection contains stories of the Albi brothers and copies of news clippings from 1902, 1907, 1925, 1940 and 1952.
Dates: 1902-1952

Alexander Edward Hoyle Papers

Identifier: WH580
Scope and Contents Collection contains Hoyle family letters and photos, some Berthoud family material. Correspondence of his father S.Z. Hoyle and uncle Francis E. (Frank) Everett (banker in Golden, Colo.) concern Colo. mining ventures at Lawson and Fairplay, and in Boulder County at Caribou and Salina. Photographs include: view of Orient Mine near Lawson, Colo., town of Lawson (Clear Creek County), Colo., studio portraits of Clara B. Everett and S.Z. Hoyle.
Dates: 1863-1909

Alfred Perkins Rockwell Letters

Identifier: -M1625
Scope and Contents Collection contains chiefly letters home to his wife while visiting mines in Colo. and Utah. Notebook of his field notes from mines visited 1871, including a few sketches of things observed. Review (two versions) of James D. Hague's book: Mining industry (Washington : GPO, 1870).
Dates: 1871-1872

Alice A. Giddings-King Scrapbooks

Identifier: WH439
Scope and Contents Collection contains a scrapbooks with newspaper clippings about Denver and Colorado current events and history from the perspective of the early 1930s.
Dates: 1943

Alice Fehrenbach Papers

Identifier: WH850
Scope and Contents Chiefly programs, newsletters, correspondence, invitations, meeting minutes and brochures from various organizations to which Fehrenback belonged, organizations represented include The Denver Women's Press Club, The Women's Forum, English-Speaking Union of the U.S. and The Handicapped Coloradan; envelope of Denver, Colorado deeds and trusts (1883-1891).
Dates: 1864-1981 ; Majority of material found within 1951-1981

Alice Lytle Weber Papers

Identifier: WH417
Scope and Contents Programs from Mrs. Weber's music performances in Boulder and Denver, 1891-1931. Family genealogical information; material about her parents Mary Jane (McAlister) and George Lytle, including marriage certificate (1872) and her father's discovery of the Black Diamond Mine in Boulder County.
Dates: 1872-1972

Alice Roeschlaub Williams Papers

Identifier: WH275
Scope and Contents Collection contains scrapbook chiefly of Denver music and theater programs and clippings, with a few East High School mementos. Also typed article: "Early music in Denver," covering church music, performing groups, societies, and notable personalities.
Dates: 1882-1950

Alice Stewart Hill Scrapbook

Identifier: WH162
Scope and Contents Collection contains a scrapbook of mainly pictorial items: commercial greeting cards and prints, postcards and travel memorabilia, a few personal photos and original sketches.
Dates: 1877-1907

Alida Lansing Papers

Identifier: WH705
Scope and Contents All material is related to Lansing’s business and her participation in the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition held in Chicago. Correspondence, programs, business card, brochure, exposition tickets and three versions of “Wild Flowers from the Rockies” a handmade book of pressed flowers.
Dates: 1888-1918

All Hobbies Club of Denver Records

Identifier: WH262
Scope and Contents Collection includes newsletters, clippings, programs, directories, correspondence, reports, legal documentation, and photographs.
Dates: 1948-1984

Allan George Papers

Identifier: WH670
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of newspaper clippings depicting news events of the day including Leadville Ice Palace, spanish American war, Leadville (Colo.) riots and the militia.
Dates: 1895-1897

Allan Swallow Correspondence

Identifier: -M1105
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence regarding Swallow Press.
Dates: 1948-1967